Lois J. Newman Scholarship

Lois J. Newman Application Form

The Lois Jackson Newman Youth Fund was established for the purpose of providing educational assistance to the members of the Masonic Youth Organizations known as the International Order of DeMolay, Job’s Daughters International and the International Order of Rainbow for Girls or the sons, daughters, and grandchildren of members of the Missouri Order of the Eastern Star up to the age of 23.  Eligibility for the scholarship is limited to these categories.  The Scholarship project is supported through the donations from the various Eastern Star Chapters in Missouri, the Grand Representatives Club of Missouri and from other interested individuals.

PURPOSE:
The object and purpose of this fund shall be to provide educational assistance to members of the Order of the Eastern Star, members of the Masonic Youth Organizations known as The International Order of Rainbow for Girls, Job’s Daughters International, DeMolay International, Sons and Daughters and Grandchildren of the Order of Eastern Star members up to the age of 23.

A COMPLETE APPLICATION REQUIRES THE FOLLOWING:
1. Application updated 8/27/2019
2. Applicant’s Current Photograph
3. School Transcript
a. High School
b. College
 if the application is made after commencing college and before age 23
4. two to three (2-3) letters of recommendation
5. the applicant’s photograph

The completed application with above must be mailed to the Grand Secretary’s Office postmarked April 1st. Recipients will be notified by May 1st and checks will be mailed to the chosen colleges by August 15th.
A recipient of a scholarship may apply for additional assistance for the following year by submitting a new application, keeping in mind the age provision.

UPDATED: August 27, 2019